[newsletter] Light Bulb Lamp, Predicting the Weather, Chocolate Speed of Light...
|June 19, 2008|
|Welcome back! |
Want to put some insanely cool, lights on your bike? Then enter our Let It Glow! Contest. The prizes are super sweet and blinky, so enter before the contest closes this weekend!
RoboGames 2008 is over for this year, but you can still enter our Robot Contest to win a trip to RoboGames 2009! Air fare, hotel, and entry fee are included!
Winners have been announced for the Discover Green Science Fair for a Better Planet Contest. See who won, and bookmark some Earth-friendly summer projects!
Check out these cool Instructables!
| DIY Vinyl Wall Art |
Liven up your apartment, without risking your deposit, by putting up some slick-looking ConTact paper designs to decorate your walls.
posted by britsteiner on Jun 17, 2008
| How To Measure the Speed of Light... Using Chocolate! |
Enjoy some gooey warm chocolate and learn some science at the same time!
posted by bradpowers on Jun 13, 2008
| Building Small Robots: Making One Cubic Inch Micro-Sumo Robots and Smaller |
With only cubic inch, you'll learn to be efficient in your robotic design.
posted by mikey77 on Jun 12, 2008
|How to make a piano keyboard |
Build piano keys from raw materials and make a piano you can truly call your own.
posted by threesixesinarow on Jun 19, 2008
|Steampunk Style Fan |
Cool off in neo-Victorian style with a custom built fan.
posted by reluctant_paladin on Jun 13, 2008
|Steel Centipede |
Turn that scrap metal and chain into a unique sculpture with nothing more than a welder and a bit of creativity.
posted by Mikey D on Jun 15, 2008
| LED matrix using shift registers |
Play with patterns of light and display messages on a custom LED matrix.
posted by barney_1 on Jun 15, 2008
| Predicting the Weather with Clouds |
Learn to understand what the sky is trying to tell you.
posted by randofo on Jun 12, 2008
| Instructables Robot -- Paper Model |
Print and cut out this template to make a papercraft robot of your very own!
posted by =SMART= on Jun 13, 2008
| Central Vacuum Retrofit |
Install a central vacuum system in an existing house to have quieter vacuuming and an external exhaust.
posted by a.doovz on Jun 13, 2008
| Rock Band Guitar Stand/Drum Support |
Tidy up your virtual rock star gear and keep your drums steady with this PVC setup.
posted by evilbunnee on Jun 12, 2008
| Animating Multi Layered Engravings |
Take glowing etched acrylic to the next level with animated frames.
posted by japala on Jun 18, 2008
| 10-minute electronic leather band |
Enhance a leather bracelet with a flashing light that can record and play back patterns.
posted by craft-tech on Jun 14, 2008
| The Lucid Dream Machine |
Control of your dreams with the power of flashing lights.
posted by guyfrom7up on Jun 18, 2008
| SketchUp, Inkscape, and Ponoko Laser Cutting |
Install this plugin and you'll have a free way to design in 3D and export your files to be laser cut!
posted by flightsofideas on Jun 19, 2008
|Light Bulb Lamp |
Put your dead bulbs to use by turning them into stylish oil lamps. Just be sure to put them in a safe place.
posted by CYNICALifornia on Jun 14, 2008
|Now go make something awesome, and I'll see you next week! |